Death by poison movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant death by poison movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspense, suspenseful, clever and visually appealing films and TV shows about / with death by poison, murder, poison, death, danger, deadly, suicide, mentor, storytelling and vengeance plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as death by poison: The Lair of the White Worm (1988), Eat and Run (1987), The Awakening (2011), The Young Poisoner's Handbook (1995), The Burning Court (1962), The Nights of Prague (1969), Socrates (1971), The Secret of the Ice Cave (1989), The Hateful Eight (2015), Cold Fish (2010).

List of death by poison movies

Seven Stages to Achieve Eternal Bliss (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A small-town couple finds the perfect apartment in the big city, except there's one catch: the apartment is home to the ritualistic suicides of a deranged cult.
Plot: cult, apartment, suicide, adultery, male protagonist, marriage proposal, euthanasia, murder disguised as suicide, getting away with murder, female sitting on a toilet, suicide by poison, rejecting a marriage proposal ...
Place: los angeles
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The Lair of the White Worm (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a remote corner of England's Peak District, a mysterious skull is unearthed. But even weirder is that Lady Sylvia steals the skull for use in worshiping - very erotically - her pagan god, The White Worm, who hungers for the taste of virginal ...
Style: scary, dark humor, gothic, surreal, psychedelic ...
Plot: vampire, archaeologist, human sacrifice, worm, supernatural, temple, deadly creature, dangerous attraction, surrealism, transformation, monster, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england
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Eat and Run (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A humanoid alien lands on earth, and soon discovers he likes to eat Italian. Italian people, that is. Incompetent detective McSorely is the only one with a clue about what's going on, and even his grasp of the situation isn't too firm. The ...
Style: dark humor, gag humor, horror spoof, cult film
Plot: undressing, suitcase, vibrator, newspaper, mute, restaurant, broken bottle, male objectification, female in shower, male female fight, christian, poison ...
Place: new york
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The Awakening (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: 1921 England is overwhelmed by the loss and grief of World War I. Hoax exposer Florence Cathcart (Hall) visits a boarding school to explain sightings of a child ghost.
Style: suspenseful, scary, twist ending, psychological, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, ghosts, haunted house, boarding school life, afterlife, boarding school, investigation, fear, haunted by the past, teacher, uncover truth ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s, 20s, post world war one
Place: england, europe, britain, london
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The Young Poisoner's Handbook (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK, Germany, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A sinister tale of genius gone wrong, The Young Poisoner's Handbook chronicles a young man's descent into madness against the absurd backdrop of suburban English life. Hugh O'Conor plays Graham Young, a schoolboy from the London ...
Style: humorous, witty, cynical, biting, semi serious ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, mental institution, psychiatrist, poison, deadly, love and romance, crimes, crime, youth, friendship, parents and children ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: london
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The Burning Court (1962)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A group of people visit a weird old man who is a student of the black arts. The man lives in an ancient, cursed castle. Soon people in the group start being killed off.
Style: scary, mind bending, suspenseful, psychological, serious
Plot: murder, haunted by the past, forest, amateur detective, mentally unstable, supernatural, betrayal, curses spells and rituals, friendship, who done it, death in the family, genocide ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: germany
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The Nights of Prague (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Prague - mystical city. It was here in the Middle Ages, alchemists and magicians gathered. Rumor has it that the house of Prague hide secret obtain the philosopher's stone, and complex multi-level labyrinth of underground tunnels and cellars ...
Style: anthology, dark humor, cult film, psychotronic
Plot: male in bathtub, poisoned drink, limousine, suicide, aristocrat, concierge, trip, nobleman, robbery, seductive woman, ritual, rabbi ...
Place: central europe, prague czechoslovakia, prague czech republic, prague
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Socrates (1971)
Genre: Biography, History
Country: Italy, Spain, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: After Athens falls under the government of the Thirty Tyrants, the lives of citizens are no longer safe. The philosopher Socrates, meanwhile, continues his so-called philosophical "preaching", gathering more and more young disciples. The ...
Plot: philosopher, speech, poverty, banquet, torture, election, walled city, death penalty, sacrifice, government, death by poison, disciple ...
Place: ancient greece, athens greece, athens
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The Fantastic World of Juan Orol (2012)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mexico’s half-forgotten B-movie master, “involuntary surrealist” Juan Orol (1897–1988), receives a pitch-perfect tribute in this deft, irresistible love letter to a self-made man of showbiz whose career spanned half a century and nearly 60 ...
Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: filmmaking, ambition, couples, showbiz, athlete's life, artists and showbiz, husband wife relationship, gangsters, film within a film, death of wife, death of son, filmmaker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america, cuba, spain, havana cuba ...
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The Secret of the Ice Cave (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Chile, West Germany, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A group of treasure-seekers embark on a expedition into high adventure as they race to discover what's really located in the mysterious ice cave.
Style: semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: cave, treasure hunt, on the road, mountain, heroes, betrayal, buddies, friends, battles, escapades, adventure, family ...
Time: 80s
Place: chile
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The Hateful Eight (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 168 min.
Story: Bounty hunters seek shelter from a raging blizzard and get caught up in a plot of betrayal and deception.
Style: captivating, dark humor, stylized, exciting, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, old west, mountain, blizzard, hitman, twists & turns, stagecoach, revenge, brutality, danger, betrayal, greed ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming, usa
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Cold Fish (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Shamoto runs a small tropical fish shop. When his daughter Mitsuko is caught shoplifting at a grocery store a man named Murata steps in to settle things between the girl and the store manager. Murata also runs a tropical fish shop and he and Shamoto ...
Style: realistic, rough, disturbing, serious, sexy ...
Plot: psychopath, fish, serial killer, teenage girl, danger, perversion, strong sexual content, petty criminal, thief, deadly, crimes, orgasm ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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The Calling (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Detective Hazel Micallef hasn't had much to worry about in the sleepy town of Port Dundas until a string of gruesome murders in the surrounding countryside brings her face to face with a serial killer driven by a higher calling.
Style: suspenseful, tense, bleak, serious, realistic
Plot: police investigation, serial killer, riddles and clues, psychopath, murder, crimes, danger, deadly, society, law enforcement, graphic violence, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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The Hunger Games (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Every year in the ruins of what was once North America, the nation of Panem forces each of its twelve districts to send a teenage boy and girl to compete in the Hunger Games. Part twisted entertainment, part government intimidation tactic, the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, disturbing, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: future dystopia, survival, young heroes, heroes, youth, against the odds, society, contests and competitions, rivalry, danger, death, killings ...
Time: future
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The Banquet (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 131 min.
Story: 907 AD, the Tang Dynasty in China. The movie is set in an empire in chaos. The Emperor, the Empress, the Crown Prince, the Minister and the General all have their own enemies.
Style: captivating, atmospheric, stylized, epic, serious ...
Plot: emperor, murder, betrayal, intrigue, exile, royal family, politics, tragic hero, state affairs, rivalry, heir heiress, political unrest ...
Time: middle ages, 10th century
Place: china, asia, ancient china
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Robin and Marian (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Robin Hood is an old man when he returns with his best friend Little John to England after the Crusades. Maid Marian has entered a nunnery, King Richard is a raving lunatic, his Brother John a moron, and the age of great adventure has seemed to have ...
Style: exciting, stylized, realistic, serious, suspense ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: robin hood, adventure, folk hero, tragic love, nun, knight, romance, rivalry, danger, old love, unfulfillment, crusade ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century, 70s, 80s
Place: england, france
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The Princess Bride (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In this enchantingly cracked fairy tale, the beautiful Princess Buttercup and the dashing Westley must overcome staggering odds to find happiness amid six-fingered swordsmen, murderous princes, Sicilians and rodents of unusual size. But even death ...
Style: fairy tale, touching, feel good, exciting, cult film ...
Audience: family outing, date night, teens, kids, pre-teens ...
Plot: true love, prince, imaginary kingdom, adventure, love and romance, save the princess, giant, friendship, engaged, determination, obstacle, danger ...
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The Name of the Rose (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany, Italy, France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: 14th-century Franciscan monk William of Baskerville and his young novice arrive at a conference to find that several monks have been murdered under mysterious circumstances. To solve the crimes, William must rise up against the Church's ...
Style: intellectual, psychological, gloomy, suspenseful, clever ...
Plot: clergy, investigation, monastery, monk, uncover truth, riddles and clues, god or devil, murder, temptation, execution, danger, serial killer ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: europe, italy, south of france, france, southern france
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The Diabolical Dr. Z (1966)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A woman seeks to avenge her father's death by using a local dancer, with long poisonous fingernails, to do her bidding.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: strip club, female nudity, assassin, wheelchair, death by poison, plastic surgery, good versus evil, mad scientist, father daughter relationship, mind control, exotic dancer, faking own death ...
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The Mirror Crack'd (1980)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jane Marple solves the mystery when a local woman is poisoned and a visiting movie star seems to have been the intended victim.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, clever, realistic ...
Plot: private detective, murder mystery, investigation, murder, amateur detective, serial killer, movie star, crimes, unlikely criminals, haunted by the past, crime, actor's life ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1953, 1950s, 1930s
Place: england, scotland, europe, scotland yard
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Method (2004)
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Romania, Switzerland, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The line between fantasy and reality blurs when an actress begins behaving like the 19th-century murderer she is playing.
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, suspense, serious ...
Plot: murder, obsession, psychopath, mind game, serial killer, filmmaking, couples, haunted by the past, dangerous attraction, journalism, crimes, danger ...
Time: 19th century
Place: romania, indiana, europe, usa, new orleans ...
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Hocus Pocus (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After 300 years of slumber, three sister witches are accidentally resurrected in Salem on Halloween night, and it us up to three kids and their newfound feline friend to put an end to the witches' reign of terror once and for all.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, sweet, offbeat, light ...
Audience: date night, horror for children, kids, teens, girls' night
Plot: halloween, witch, magic, witches, immortality, teenage life, wizards and magicians, supernatural, cat, resurrection, halloween party, danger ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1993, 1700s, 1990s ...
Place: massachusetts, usa, new england
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Gosford Park (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, UK, Italy
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Multiple storylined drama set in 1932, showing the lives of upstairs guest and downstairs servants at a party in a country house in England.
Style: stylized, suspense, captivating, enigmatic, twists and turns ...
Plot: butler, estate, murder, country estate, who done it, high society, master and servant, society, servant, police investigation, hunting, social differences ...
Time: 30s, 1930s, 20th century, year 1932, pre world war two
Place: england, london
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Die, Mommie, Die! (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: You slipped into my life as easily as vermouth into a glass of gin, purrs reclusive singing star Angela Arden. Arden is not only haunted by a secret, she's treated like dirt by her louse of a husband, her snoopy maid, and her petulant daughter. ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, witty, satirical, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, eccentric family, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, parents and children, love affair, parody, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, infidelity, family relations, twin sister ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 50s, 20th century, 1950s ...
Place: spain, greenwich village manhattan new york city, hong kong
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The Da Vinci Code (2006)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Malta, France, UK
Duration: 149 min.
Story: When the curator of the Louvre is found murdered in the famed museum's hallowed halls, Harvard professor, Robert Langdon and cryptographer, Sophie Neve must untangle a deadly web of deceit involving the works of Leonardo da Vinci.
Style: twists and turns, exciting, mind bending, clever, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: ancient mystery, christianity, holy grail, adventure, uncover truth, conspiracy, riddles and clues, secrets, investigation, vatican, escapades, obsessive quest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 1st century
Place: paris france, holy land, france, europe, london ...
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Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: A Caribbean Mystery (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: On Vacation, Miss Marple discovers that death of a British Officer is actully a murder and must solve the the case before the murderer strikes again
Style: clever, suspenseful, mind bending, talky, contemplative ...
Plot: miss marple, murder, investigation, murder mystery, private detective, amateur detective, hotel, resort, crimes, law enforcement, mystery, riddles and clues ...
Time: 80s
Place: caribbean, bahamas
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Battle Royale (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In the future, the Japanese government captures a class of ninth-grade students and forces them to kill each other under the revolutionary "Battle Royale" act.
Style: bleak, disturbing, exciting, futuristic, controversial ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: contests and competitions, death, survivor, cruelty, future dystopia, island, survival, captivity, desperation, massacre, game of death, teacher ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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Autumn (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Jean-Pierre is a hit man in Paris. He wants to stop; an incentive is reconnecting to Michelle, a childhood friend. He's ready to commit himself to her, but she has her own secrets: she sells bomb components to thugs. He hears rumors of a ...
Style: unusual plot structure, suspense, contemplative, captivating, exciting
Plot: hitman, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, female thief, retribution, mercenary, swashbuckler, murder, save the day, criminal, couples, couple relations, danger ...
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Haunted Village (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A salt storehouse near the sea may be haunted. A penniless ex-con dies a gristly death in a house he can ill afford. The detectives assigned the case are Min, newly reinstated after a suspension, and Lee, a new transfer from forensics. Min has ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, enigmatic, mind bending ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, investigation, afterlife, mystery, rivalry, law enforcement, crimes, danger, sexual abuse, supernatural, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seoul, korea, asia, south korea
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The Reverse (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A story about women, set in the present and in 1950s Warsaw. Sabina, a quiet, shy woman who has just turned thirty lacks a man in her life. Her mother knows all about it and tries at all costs to find her daughter a good candidate for a husband. The ...
Style: semi serious, dark humor, humorous, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: looking for love, fall in love, undercover, opposites attract, wooing, couple relations, parents and children, human nature, couples, love and romance, romance, family relations ...
Time: 50s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 1950s
Place: europe, poland, warsaw poland
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